the second longest note in medieval mensural notation.
- Also long.
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How to use longa in a sentence
At the head of this league stood Alba longa (the long white city).The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States | James Hamilton Lewis
Rome in an early period in her history overthrew Alba longa and succeeded to her place at the head of the confederacy.The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States | James Hamilton Lewis
The kings mentioned in these two stanzas are the earliest mythical rulers of Alba longa.The Aeneid of Virgil | Virgil
On finding this out, they collected an army, with which they drove away Amulius, and brought their grandfather back to Alba longa.Young Folks' History of Rome | Charlotte Mary Yonge
We drove out to see some of the most promising in the Penha longa Valley, six miles to the eastward.Impressions of South Africa | James Bryce